Nominations for two advising candidates are solicited from the Assistant Dean for Student Academic Affairs, the Office of Academic Services, and the Counseling Office. Solicitation begins in January. Nominations are due before February 15. Winners are selected by a committee appointed by the Assistant Dean for Student Academic Affairs, with final approval given by the Executive Committee at its first meeting in April.

Each recipient is presented with a $500 check and an award certificate, which are presented by the Dean at the first faculty meeting of the fall term.

Criteria – Persons nominated for this award ought to have been respectful and wise in dealing with students and to have shown unfailing dedication to the values of a liberal arts education. They should also have demonstrated leadership in concentration advising by serving as a resource person to other concentration advisors. Special consideration will be given to nominees who have displayed great sensitivity to the needs and special problems of non-traditional students.

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